The Bridge to Better Health Starts With Primary Care â€“ Part III
Primary care physicians are our partners on the road to good health. They urge us to get our vaccinations and preventive health screenings. Theyâ€™re the ones reminding us to eat healthy and exercise.Be the first to comment! Read more...
Youâ€™ve heard the phrase you are what you eat? Well, not literally, of course. But there is some truth to that clichĂ©. We should seek nutritionally dense foods (the ratio of nutrients to calories) to gain the most benefits from our diet â€” protein to help promote building muscle, fiber to help regulate the digestive system and carbohydrates to provide energy. There are also some foods said to increase our metabolism and burn unwanted fat. Read more..
If youâ€™re one of the 50 million people in America who suffer from allergies, you probably greet spring with equal parts delight and dread, getting ready for an equal amount of sunbathing and sneezing. Read more..
Everyone wants to stay healthy and reduce injuries, whether at home or on the job. As a nation, we are shifting from a single-minded focus on treating injury and illness towards a system that puts prevention first. This shift towards prevention has been increasingly embraced by companies at the national and local levels. Read more..
Not many people work in a profession that requires them to dedicate their lives to helping others like the field of healthcare does. During national healthcare recognition, we have challenged people to sum up in a few words the impact their profession means to them and how important it is for their community. Read more..
Your office has stacks of paperwork that youâ€™ve been meaning to organize and file. There are stories you want to share with your children, but havenâ€™t yet. Your phone, computer and social media accounts are password protected. The storage shed across town has items that you want to go to specific family members and friends, but only you know which ones and where the storage unit is. Read more..
Local Health Updates
- Rescue Mission Opens New Day Resource Centers
- Jefferson College of Health Sciences Hosts Post-Licensure Bachelor of Science in Nursing Online Information Sessions
- Jefferson College of Health Sciences Hosts Third Annual Be Exceptional Education Foundation Luncheon
- Warm Hearth Village Welcomes New Activities Director
- Cave Spring Volunteer Fire Department Kicks Off 2017 Recruitment Drive
- Warm Hearth at Home Welcomes New Director of Nursing